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Thousands participated in ‘Khwaja Digar’ prayers in old City Srinagar

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Thousands participated in ‘Khwaja Digar’ prayers in old City Srinagar

Thousands participated in ‘Khwaja Digar’ prayers in old City Srinagar

 Braving cold wave, thousands of devotees Wednesday thronged Astani-e-Aliya Hazrat Khwaja Baha-ud-Din Muhammad Naqshband Bukhrai (RA) at old City Srinagar to offer the special mass prayers popularly known as ‘Khoja Digar’ This practice continues as a tradition from since last over 400 years. Kashmir’s chief cleric and Hurriyat (M) Chairman delivered a sermon before the […]

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Hurriyat denounces police for creating chaos in state

Hurriyat denounces police for creating chaos in state

Huriyat Conference strongly denounced the police for creating chaos in the state saying, that they are humiliating and arresting resistance leaders on one or other pretext and added that this lawlessness is being carried under the garb of “preventive custody”. In exercise state has been turned into a police state and detention period of those […]

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J&K contingent for IWL calls on Chief Minister

J&K contingent for IWL calls on Chief Minister

The members of J&K Women’s Football team participating in the coming Indian Women’s League (IWL) called on Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The team is participating in the coming national Football tournament at Kolhapur, Maharashtra starting from November 25. The Chief Minister enquired from the young players about their preparations and wished them well for […]

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Singapore offers J&K help in ‘critical areas’: Drabu

Singapore offers J&K help in ‘critical areas’: Drabu

JAMMU- The Singapore government has offered technical support to Jammuand Kashmir for skill, riverfront development and water management, a minister said here on Tuesday. Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu, who returned after a 3-day visit to Singapore said: “We held extensive deliberations with the Ministers, government officials and experts in Singapore on how best the expertise of that […]

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Jammu & Kashmir: Army Soldier Killed, 2 Soldiers Injured In Ongoing Kupwara Encounter

Jammu & Kashmir: Army Soldier Killed, 2 Soldiers Injured In Ongoing Kupwara Encounter

A para commando was killed and two army soldiers were injured in an ongoing encounter at Zurhama forests of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday. A top police officer told Mirror that a joint team of Army’s 23 Para commandos,21 RAJ RIF, 160 TA, SOG and CRPF cordoned off Gujarpati forest area in Zurhama following […]

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Forces launch search operation in Harmain village of Shopian

Forces launch search operation in Harmain village of Shopian

Government forces on Wednesday aunched a cordon and search operation in Harmain area of Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said that forces launched the search operation after inputs about the presence of militants.

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Tral shuts for the second day to mourn Hizb militants killing

Tral shuts for the second day to mourn Hizb militants killing

Tral township and its adjacent areas in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday continued shutdown for the second consecutive day to mourn the killing of Hizb militant Adil Ahmad Chopan. Chopan was killed in a gunfight with government forces in Jageer area of the township on Monday. Shops and business establishments were closed and […]

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Massive search operation on in northern Kashmir’s Kupwara

Massive search operation on in northern Kashmir’s Kupwara

A massive search operation continued on Wednesday in northern part of Kashmir’s Kupwara district, where an army personnel was killed and two others were injured when militants attacked forces yesterday. Three militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) were killed in a fierce encounter by forces in another encounter in Magam village of Handwara tehsil in the district […]

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Cash laden ATM taken from Shopian’s crowded hospital

Cash laden ATM taken from Shopian’s crowded hospital

SRINAGAR: Unknown people almost mysteriously uprooted an ATM from the premises of the hospital in Shopian, reports reaching here said. The machine was carrying a cash of Rs 4.28 lakh. “It has been so clean and a silent operation that nobody knows how it happened,” the people literally living next door said. “Nobody heard even a […]